This course teaches learners about the various types of fire extinguishers that are used in workplaces and how to use them effectively and safely. It explains the hierarchy of fire prevention and how fighting fires is a last resort. It covers how fires start and that there are various classes of fires which each require certain types of fire extinguishers to fight. It discusses the importance of assessing the situation to determine whether its safe for you to attempt to fight a fire; and finally shows the techniques with videos for safely and effectively using each type of extinguisher.
High Speed Training provides a varied range of over 150 user-friendly, online training courses. Specialising in food safety, health and safety, safeguarding and business, their eLearning courses are built in-house by a team of authors and designers dedicated to producing online courses that make learning as simple as possible, whilst ensuring that there’s no compromise on the knowledge shared.